Orlando has hundreds of attractions – these are some of our favorites
Disney World – 15 mins
There is just so much in Disney World its difficult to know where to start. The place most people think of as Disney is the Magic Kingdom. Disney’s Animal Kingdom is an absolutely stunning view of all sorts of animals – including an African safari. EPCOT is all about science and the future, a dazzling voyage of discovery. At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, you can enter the world of your favorite movie stars and cartoon characters.
SeaWorld Orlando – 20 mins
At SeaWorld get up-close to manatees, dolphins, sharks and so much more including Shamu the killer whale. Experience thrilling rides like Kraken, Atlantis and Manta. Visit Aquatica a whimsical, one-of-a-kind water park which blends up-close animal experiences, waters from serene to extreme, high-speed thrills and wide, sandy beaches. And you still have Discovery Cove to explore……
Universal Orlando – 25 mins
Universal’s family of theme parks, hotels, and entertainment complexes has developed into a world class destination including 2 amazing theme parks, Universal Studios® and Universal’s Islands of Adventure. The great dining and night-time entertainment complex CityWalk® completes the mix along with several superb on-site hotels. And don’t forget the Wizarding World of Harry Potter is now open.
Celebration Town – 15 minutes
In the early 1990′s Disney had an idea of develop a town worthy of the Disney brand and legacy that extended to Walt Disney’s vision of an Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow (EPCOT). DDC executives collaborated extensively with leaders in education, health and technology in addition to planners and architects to create the vision and operating policies for the town. Its a wonderful place to visit, with a real 50′s feel. Just like stepping back in time; yet it isn’t a museum piece instead in is a living town where people live and work.
Busch Gardens, Tampa – 50 mins
Busch Gardens is a fantastic family adventure park with fascinating attractions based on exotic encounters with the African continent. A unique blend of thrilling rides, one of the country’s premier zoos featuring more than 2,700 animals, live shows, restaurants, shops and games
Kennedy Space Centre – 50 mins
Orlando vacations aren’t complete without a trip to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Just east of the most popular Orlando attractions and theme parks, NASA’s launch headquarters is the only place on Earth where you can tour launch areas, meet a veteran astronaut, see giant rockets, train in space flight simulators, and even view a launch.